Timber screens shield VDV ARQ's Pedro House from excessive heat
Tilting timber screens cover sections of this house by Buenos Aires studio VDV ARQ to provide privacy and shade for the occupants without blocking light.
Tijuana house by T38 Studio hides a private courtyard
On the edge of Mexico's border with the US, this house by New York-based T38 Studio hides an enclosed courtyard garden behind its black stucco volumes
House in Masaki by Hayato Komatsu Architects
A wooden bridge and a glazed garden room connect the two halves of this house in Matsuyama, Japan, by architect Hayato Komatsu.
Oller & Pejic's Desert House designed to look "like a shadow"
This all-black house in the Yucca Valley desert was designed by Los Angeles office Oller & Pejic to look "like a shadow".